The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 148 78 146
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +68
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 79 167 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 2.93% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 10.33% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 69 98 68
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,100 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1501 1616 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.26% 28.33% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1078 1275
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -42 55 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Bracknell +4 4 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Slough -10 3 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Newbury - 2 £61,500 - 2
Wokingham +11 1 £27,500 -32.92%
Maidenhead -7 1 £61,500 +36.66%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 105 (58.33%) Cisco
2 82 (45.56%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (42.78%) Telecoms
4 69 (38.33%) Microsoft
5 63 (35.00%) Firewall
6 61 (33.89%) TCP/IP
7 60 (33.33%) WAN
8 56 (31.11%) CCNP
9 50 (27.78%) Windows
10 49 (27.22%) CCNA
10 49 (27.22%) MPLS
11 44 (24.44%) BGP
12 42 (23.33%) LAN
13 41 (22.78%) Linux
13 41 (22.78%) OSPF
14 37 (20.56%) Lync
15 36 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 34 (18.89%) DNS
17 31 (17.22%) Juniper
18 30 (16.67%) VMware
19 29 (16.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 28 (15.56%) HP
20 28 (15.56%) MS Exchange
20 28 (15.56%) VPN
20 28 (15.56%) SNMP
21 27 (15.00%) ITIL
21 27 (15.00%) Finance
22 25 (13.89%) PPP
22 25 (13.89%) ATM
22 25 (13.89%) Broadband

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (20.56%) Lync
2 28 (15.56%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.44%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (4.44%) IBM Connections
5 4 (2.22%) CMS
5 4 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.56%) Zope
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (13.33%) MS Office
3 11 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (35.00%) Firewall
2 61 (33.89%) TCP/IP
3 60 (33.33%) WAN
4 49 (27.22%) MPLS
5 44 (24.44%) BGP
6 42 (23.33%) LAN
7 41 (22.78%) OSPF
8 34 (18.89%) DNS
9 28 (15.56%) SNMP
9 28 (15.56%) VPN
10 25 (13.89%) PPP
10 25 (13.89%) ATM
10 25 (13.89%) Broadband
11 23 (12.78%) Wireless
12 21 (11.67%) VLAN
13 20 (11.11%) Unified Communications
14 19 (10.56%) IPsec
15 18 (10.00%) EIGRP
15 18 (10.00%) ISDN
16 17 (9.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.44%) MySQL
3 3 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.56%) Subversion
2 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 77 (42.78%) Telecoms
2 27 (15.00%) Finance
3 12 (6.67%) Retail
4 10 (5.56%) Marketing
5 6 (3.33%) Back Office
6 5 (2.78%) Banking
7 4 (2.22%) Front Office
8 3 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.11%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 57 (31.67%) Network Engineer
2 28 (15.56%) Voice Engineer
3 22 (12.22%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 19 (10.56%) Consultant
6 15 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.11%) Network Support
8 10 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 10 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 8 (4.44%) Sales Consultant
9 8 (4.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 7 (3.89%) Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Analyst
10 7 (3.89%) Technical Design Authority
11 6 (3.33%) IT Support
11 6 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (2.78%) Telecoms Engineer
12 5 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 5 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.44%) CSS
1 8 (4.44%) Ajax
2 5 (2.78%) .NET
3 2 (1.11%) CGI
3 2 (1.11%) LAMP
4 1 (0.56%) SOAP
4 1 (0.56%) XMPP
4 1 (0.56%) RESTful
4 1 (0.56%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.56%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.44%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.44%) Open Source
3 8 (4.44%) Social Media
4 6 (3.33%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.78%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.22%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.67%) Statistics
7 3 (1.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.11%) FMCG
8 2 (1.11%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) IVR
9 1 (0.56%) DTV
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.78%) Windows
2 41 (22.78%) Linux
3 19 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (10.56%) UNIX
4 15 (8.33%) Solaris
5 12 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.00%) ITIL
2 19 (10.56%) Network Management
3 15 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 14 (7.78%) Network Design
5 12 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (6.11%) Project Management
7 9 (5.00%) Migration
8 8 (4.44%) Process Management
8 8 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.44%) Content Management
8 8 (4.44%) Information Management
8 8 (4.44%) Business Analytics
8 8 (4.44%) Analytics
9 7 (3.89%) Change Control
10 6 (3.33%) Capacity Management
10 6 (3.33%) Test Management
10 6 (3.33%) Change Management
11 5 (2.78%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.78%) Load Balancing
12 3 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.56%) SQL
2 12 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.78%) Perl
4 5 (2.78%) C++
4 5 (2.78%) Python
5 4 (2.22%) Java
5 4 (2.22%) C#
6 3 (1.67%) VBScript
7 2 (1.11%) PHP
8 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 82 (45.56%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (31.11%) CCNP
3 49 (27.22%) CCNA
4 29 (16.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (12.22%) Degree
6 21 (11.67%) Security Cleared
7 19 (10.56%) SC Cleared
8 16 (8.89%) CCSP
8 16 (8.89%) CCDP
9 14 (7.78%) MCSA
10 13 (7.22%) MCSE
10 13 (7.22%) JNCIS
11 10 (5.56%) SCSA
11 10 (5.56%) Sun Certification
12 9 (5.00%) MCTS
13 8 (4.44%) MCITP
13 8 (4.44%) CCVP
14 6 (3.33%) CISSP
15 5 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (2.22%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.44%) SLA
2 3 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (12.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.44%) Kamailio
4 7 (3.89%) OpenSIPS
5 4 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.11%) XenServer
6 2 (1.11%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.67%) AppManager
3 3 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.67%) Iperf
4 2 (1.11%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.11%) vMotion
4 2 (1.11%) Nagios
4 2 (1.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.56%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) SCOM
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 105 (58.33%) Cisco
2 69 (38.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (17.22%) Juniper
4 30 (16.67%) VMware
5 28 (15.56%) HP
6 19 (10.56%) Mitel
7 18 (10.00%) F5
8 16 (8.89%) Oracle
9 15 (8.33%) Huawei
10 14 (7.78%) CheckPoint
11 12 (6.67%) McAfee
11 12 (6.67%) Avaya
11 12 (6.67%) Aruba
12 11 (6.11%) Citrix
12 11 (6.11%) ProCurve
12 11 (6.11%) Fortinet
12 11 (6.11%) Blue Coat
13 10 (5.56%) Veritas
13 10 (5.56%) IBM
13 10 (5.56%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago